The average wage for a sports writer in California is around $12.81 per hour.
Sports writers earn an average hourly wage of $12.81.
Salaries typically start from $10.72 per hour and go up to $22.97 per hour.
58% below national average Updated in 2018
Sports writer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Sports writer salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do sports writer salaries compare to similar careers?
Sports writers earn 28% less than similar careers in California. On average, they make less than athletic trainers.
|Athletic trainer salary||$57K|
|Fitness trainer salary||$49K|
|Sports scout salary||$40K|
|Sports referee salary||$27K|
|Sports writer salary||$27K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)